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"Imploded" Banks: The "imploded" list contains banks which have gone through some sort of permanent adverse change. This of course includes regulator-declared "failures" and conservatorships/receiverships, as well as private sector events such as "firesale" buyouts. While the financial entity may continue to operate, we post them here if they would not otherwise continue without some sort of "rescue." We've focused on 'implosions' since 2006.